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Scientific Name: Anaphalis margaritacea
Pronunciation: uh-NAFF-uh-liss marr-GAR-eet-ace-ee-ah
Common Name: pearly everlasting
Family Name: Asteraceae
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Key ID Features: Leaves narrow, woolly, silver-gray; flower heads tiny, white, globular with yellow disk florets centre and arranged in flattish corymbs in late-summer bloom.
Course(s): not used (off campus)

Habit: Upright
Form: Pyramidal - narrowly
Texture: Medium - fine
Mature Size:
Height:0.4 - 0.7m
Spread:0.3 - 0.6m
Growth Rate:Fast
Origin: North America
Hardiness Rating: Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil/ Growing Medium: Rocky or gravelly or dry, Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Attract butterflies, Dried flower or fruit, Green roof technology, Herb, Perennial border
Additional Info: Google
pearly everlasting
Leaf Morphology: Glossary
Form: Simple
Arrangement: Alternate
Texture/ Venation:
Surfaces: Pubescent
Leaf(let) Terms:
Shapes: Lanceolate
Apices: Acute
Bases: Truncate
Margins: Entire

Inflorescence Type: Floriferous, Head (capitulum)
Flower Morphology:Flowers perfect
Corolla Shape:Ligulate
Ovary Position:Inferior
Colour (petals): Showy, White, Yellow
Flower Time at Peak: Jul, Aug

Fruit Type: Cypsela (achene + calyx)
Fruit Colour: Black
Fruiting Time:
Additional Info: Fruit insignificant

Bark or Stem Colour:
Organ Modifications: Rhizomes

Pest Susceptibility: Caterpillar or cutworm, ( Pest resistant, Disease resistant, Deer resistant, Rabbit resistant, Drought resistant )
(NCA) Not Currently Available : not used
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